Network Hardware Engineer - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

United States


SAIC has an immediate need for a Network Engineer to support the NASA Integrated Communications Services (NICS) contract at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, MD. The NICS contract provides high quality integrated communications services for secure voice, video and data solutions and services to NASA customers worldwide. This is for NASA’s Mission Network supporting the International Space Station, JWST, Hubble, EOS, as well as most NASA Satellite Missions.


Job Responsibilities:

  • NASA Mission Network total life-cycle support to include requirements gathering, designing, implementing, and maintaining data center hardware and cabling infrastructure
  • Frequent interaction with customers, operations, and security teams


Required Education and Experience:

  • Bachelors and two (2) years or more experience or equivalent experience

Required Skills:

  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Experience in Data Center design, layout, and installation
  • Proficient in IPv4 addressing and Variable Length Subnet Masking.
  • Ability to document and present each methodology with minimal supervision.

Desired Skills / Experiences:

  • Experience with Patch Manager infrastructure management tool
  • Hands on experience with Cisco and/or Juniper Routers and Switches
  • Proficient in Layer 2 (TDM and Ethernet) technologies
  • Experience with Fiber and Cat6 data center installations.


  • Must be able to obtain a Public Trust


  • Potential 10-25% travel required per year

COVID Policy: Prospective and/or new employees are required to adhere with SAIC's vaccination policy. All SAIC employees must be fully vaccinated and they must submit proof of vaccination on their first day of employment. Prospective or new employees may seek an exemption to the vaccination requirement at and must have an approved exemption prior to the start of their employment. Where work is performed strictly at a customer site, customer site vaccination requirements preempt SAIC's vaccination policy.